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Painted Cradle Alpine, Early 19th Century

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Rare original old painted Alpine cradle Measures: H. 55cm, L. 90cm, P. 70cm On the whole surface there are floral decorations and apotropaic symbols. At the ends, two medallions are painted, one depicting the Madonna and Child, the other the Pentacle, both symbols of protection for the newborn. On the sides, there are knobs on which, originally, a cord was passed with which to cradle the newborn. In addition to its original use, this cradle lends itself perfectly to becoming a unique piece of furniture with different uses: it can be, for example, used to contain decorative dried flowers or fabrics. Object not yet restored; it is possible to customize the desired degree of restoration, thanks to the intervention of our laboratory.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 21.66 in. (55 cm)Width: 35.44 in. (90 cm)Depth: 27.56 in. (70 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Albignasego, IT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: V131stDibs: LU4687120874322

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Albignasego, Italy
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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